What does Kalli mean?
Kalli /kal-li/ as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and Kalli means "cup; fairest, most beautiful; beautiful, lovely; black". Kalli is an alternate spelling of Calista (Latin, Greek): from the Late Latin name Calixta. Kalli is also a variation of Callie (Greek). Kalli is also used as a derivative of Kali (Hindi, Sanskrit), Kallie (Greek) and Kallista (Greek).
How popular is Kalli?
Kalli is an uncommon first name for women. Kalli is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent variation forms of Kalli (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000 are Cali (#201 the previous year), Calista, Calla, Callie (#186), Kala, Kaleigh (#902), Kaley, Kali (#262) and Kallie (#643). These relations of Kalli were popular in the year 1999 (median #618) and are almost as common today (#688, ▼18.3%), but with the forms Calista, Kala, Kaleigh and Kaley becoming less fashionable. Cali, Callie, Kali and Kallie are four of the more fashionable baby names in this list, with Callie undergoing a resurgence in popularity. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Kalli and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kalli is alike in pronunciation to Caela, Caila, Cailie, Caley, Callia, Cayla▼, Caylia, Caylie, Collie, Colly, Kaala, Kaela▼, Kaelah, Kaelee, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kahla, Kaila▼, Kailah, Kailee▼, Kailey▲, Kaili, Kailie, Kalae, Kalah, Kalea, Kaleah, Kalee, Kalia, Kalie, Kayla▲, Kaylah▼, Kaylea, Kaylee▲, Kaylei, Kayley▼, Kaylha, Kayli▼, Kaylie▲, Kaylla, Kaylley, Kayllie, Keala, Kealey, Kealy, Keela, Keeli, Keelia, Keelie, Keely▼, Keila, Keili, Keilie, Kellee, Kelley▼, Kelli▼, Kellie▼, Kelly▲, Kellye, Keyla, Keylie, Keyllie, Kilea, Kilee, Kiley▼, Kyla▲, Kylah, Kylea, Kylee▲, Kyley, Kyli and Kylie▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Halli, Karli▼, Kayle, Khloe▲, Klea, Klio, Kloe, Kyall, Kyel, Kyle▼, Salli and Valli. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kalli.